Bali has everything that anyone looking for the ultimate relaxing experience might want. Green tropical landscape as far as the eye can see. Rice fields and terraces adding texture to the view. In an environment as peaceful as this, all you will want to do is take a dip in an infinity pool overlooking the tropical forests and find your inner zen. Luckily, there isn’t a lack of luxury hotels in Bali that offer an unforgettable experience in the South Pacific. Therefore, take a look at our five favorite luxury hotels in Bali.
Hanging Gardens of Bali
In the middle of Ubud’s tropical rainforest, you will find a resort, unlike others. Indulge in peaceful luxury at the Hanging Gardens of Bali with 44 villas to choose from and float above treetops in a swimming pool as renowned as Bali itself. Feel the Balinese hospitality in everything around you. Choose from one of the many spa treatments and immerse yourself in aromatic relaxation or head over to the restaurant that overlooks one of the world’s best swimming pools to taste locally sourced flavors.
Bvlgari Resort Bali
Bvlgari is a name that needs no explaining. It’s a synonym for ultimate splendor. And that’s what you will find in the Bvlgari Resort Bali. It is located on a secluded plateau near Uluwatu, on the southern tip of the Jimbaran peninsula. Grand villas and unmatched views of the Indian Ocean await you upon arrival in this otherworldly resort.
During your stay, you can experience everything from relaxing spa treatments to flight over the volcano with a helicopter or shopping in the local markets with a personal shopper. At the resort, there’s a choice between one-bedroom and two-bedroom villas or mansions with up to five bedrooms. Wherever you find yourself in the resort, you can experience views like no others – cliffs, ocean, and blissful nature right at your fingertips.
Alila Villas Uluwatu
Alila Villas are located on limestone cliffs 100 meters above the Indian Ocean. This ultra-glamorous location excelling in modernist architecture belongs to one of the most striking hotels in the world. All of the 65 villas showcase outstanding contemporary interiors, and the construction followed a strict environmentally sustainable framework.
Pools and relaxation pavilions are connected to living areas with bridges and pathways. The spacious villas were designed to allow for the fresh ocean air to circulate through all the spaces. To top it all off, the Alila Spa offers treatments that combine ancient Asian healing techniques with a modern twist.
Ayana Resort and Spa
Ayana Resort and Spa is located on the exclusive sunset coast of Jimbaran Bay. This oasis-like resort is also the only place in Bali, where you can enjoy Thermes Marins thalassotherapy spa. The spacious suites are all decorated with regal interiors drawing on Bali’s ancient history. One or two-bedroom villas with secluded gardens are also available. Within the resort, you can take a dip in one of the several pools or take advantage of the private beach. A beautifully kept golf course awaits as does the remarkable spa.
Unlike most other 5-star luxury hotels in Bali, Viceroy Bali is a family-owned and run resort. As per what you would expect in Bali, a magnificent infinity pool awaits you at Viceroy and villas offering complete privacy and relaxation. Expect views that belong in a tropical haven, overlooking treetops filled with bird songs.
Being the only hotel in Ubud with a helicopter pad, it’s easy to get to this paradise via quick transfer from the Ngurah Rai international airport. The Lembah Spa not only offers spectacular views but a treatment package worth indulging in. Viceroy offers five pool villas to choose from – and each is just as stunning as the next.